RE: Maps for the visually impaired

Subject: RE: Maps for the visually impaired
From: "Sweet, Gregory (HEALTH)" <gregory -dot- sweet -at- health -dot- ny -dot- gov>
To: Steve Hudson <sh1448291904 -at- gmail -dot- com>, "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 1 Apr 2015 16:00:20 +0000


Haven't had to deal with this yet myself, but a Google search for "GIS for visually impaired" seems to have brought up relevant information.


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> Subject: Maps for the visually impaired
> Does anyone have any idea of what solutions the visually impaired use for
> dealing with maps? I have the unenviable task of somehow presenting a map
> covered with dots of different sizes that portray a striking statistical picture,
> in a manner suitable for our less sighted friends.
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